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  1. alanab

    489 Posts.

    Can anyone supply a web site which might give a layman some definition of the terms used in the ol industry. I really struggle to understand some of them - for example in reading the Oil Serch drilling update last night I don't really understand what 'curing mud losses', 'electric logs', 'formation tests', 'water wet', 'primery objective', 'secondary objective', 'plug back' etc mean.

    I can have an guess but it would be nice to have a reference point to confirm.

    Thanks for your help

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